ANNOUNCE: xfce4-appfinder 4.17.0 released

Andre Miranda andre at
Wed Sep 22 00:44:28 CEST 2021

xfce4-appfinder 4.17.0 is now available for download from

What is xfce4-appfinder?

The Xfce application finder is a program that searches your file system
for .desktop files, and displays a categorized list of all the GUI
applications on your system.


Release notes for 4.17.0
[Please note that this is a development release.]

- Add support to garcon's PrefersNonDefaultGPU property
- Handle escaping in desktop file values (#16)
- Make close and help buttons translatable
- Parse environment variables in collapsed mode (#13)
- Mention that custom actions are only available in collapsed mode
- Launch applications as children again
- Translation Updates:
  Albanian, Amharic, Arabic, Armenian (Armenia), Basque, Belarusian,
  Bulgarian, Catalan, Chinese (China), Chinese (Hong Kong), Chinese
  (Taiwan), Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, Eastern Armenian, English
  (Australia), English (Canada), English (United Kingdom), Estonian,
  Finnish, French, Galician, German, Greek, Hebrew, Hindi, Hungarian,
  Icelandic, Indonesian, Interlingue, Italian, Japanese, Kazakh,
  Korean, Lithuanian, Malay, Norwegian Bokmål, Norwegian Nynorsk,
  Occitan (post 1500), Polish, Portuguese, Portuguese (Brazil),
  Romanian, Russian, Serbian, Slovak, Slovenian, Spanish, Swedish,
  Telugu, Thai, Turkish, Ukrainian, Uyghur, Vietnamese

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